Lauren Shadid

Lauren Shadid


Lauren Shadid Architecture + Interiors  specializes in custom residential design.  Our comprehensive approach integrates both the interior and the exterior of the home for total harmony.

Whether designing a home for new construction, or remodeling and adding on to an existing home Lauren thoughtfully considers the homeowner’s needs.  She welcomes a diverse range of architectural styles in her work from traditional to transitional to modern.  Lauren champions each project from initial concepts through the construction process.  Clients and contractors value her attention to detail, responsiveness and collaborative approach which ensures successful projects.

Lauren’s 25 years of architectural experience includes work in historic preservation, high-end corporate interiors, and custom residential design.  Lauren’s career began working in Washington, D.C. for the prestigious firms of Quinn Evans Architects, Lehman Smith Wiseman and Gensler.  In 1998 she transferred to Gensler’s Los Angeles office.  There, Lauren was promoted to Associate, and she was an in-house Sustainable Design educator for the design staff.   In 2003 Lauren founded Lauren Shadid Architecture + Interiors.

Lauren is licensed in both Colorado and California.  She is a member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and is LEED AP (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)